Ferry Meadows

Type:Country Park

Ham Lane, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 5UU

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About

Ferry Meadows Country Park gives you the space to relax and to experience nature and the great outdoors.

Whether cycling, fishing, walking, jogging, flying a kite, horse riding, riding on the Ferry meadows miniature train or just relaxing – Ferry Meadows is the place to go.

If you really want to explore try orienteering, download our iApp trails or search for geocaches. Have a game of pitch and putt, enjoy a boat trip or try a range of water sports at Lakeside. There really is something for everybody.

When in need of refreshment, stop off at one the cafés or enjoy a picnic or a barbeque in a beautiful setting.

There is a full events programme which runs throughout the year and the Park regularly hosts a wide range of events, which are available to book online.

Mobility scooters are available on free loan from the Visitor Centre and the paths around the central area are hard surfaced and reasonably level. For more information on accessibility see our website or contact us.

To find out about all the events and activities at Ferry Meadows see our website or drop by the Visitor Centre where our helpful staff can provide you with all the information and advice you need.

Operating dates and times of activities do vary so we recommend that you check before leaving home.

Guide Prices

Free admission to Ferry Meadows Country Park
Car park charges are in operation throughout the park. Charges apply to all vehicles, all day, every day. The car park is monitored by Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR). The system is managed by Park with Ease. Maximum parking charge per day is £5. For further details please visit http://www.neneparktrust.org.uk/ferry-meadows/parking-charges

Some activities and events incur a separate charge

Events

Saturday, 10th September 2022 - Saturday, 3rd December 2022

Nene Park Art ClubNene Park Art ClubAs a member of Nene Park Art Club you can take part in art workshops, learn about the sculptures in the Park, meet local artists, develop art events, and help take care of the sculptures in the Park.
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Wednesday, 28th September 2022 - Wednesday, 28th September 2022

Monday, 3rd October 2022 - Monday, 3rd October 2022

Wednesday, 26th October 2022 - Wednesday, 26th October 2022

Monday, 7th November 2022 - Monday, 7th November 2022

Wednesday, 30th November 2022 - Wednesday, 30th November 2022

Monday, 5th December 2022 - Monday, 5th December 2022

Wednesday, 21st December 2022 - Wednesday, 21st December 2022

Social walkSocial Walking Group @ Nene ParkJoin our regular social walking group to keep fit, explore new areas of Nene Park and make new friends.  Walks are led by a member of the Nene Park Team and are approximately 5 km (3 miles) in distance.  Each month we will explore a different area of Nene Park.
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Monday, 10th October 2022 - Monday, 10th October 2022

Monday, 24th October 2022 - Monday, 24th October 2022

Monday, 14th November 2022 - Monday, 14th November 2022

Monday, 28th November 2022 - Monday, 28th November 2022

Monday, 12th December 2022 - Monday, 12th December 2022

Nature TotsNature Tots @ Nene ParkWe are pleased to welcome back our Nature Tots although we have a few changes to meet current covid secure processes. The whole session will take place outside, so please dress for the weather. We will still have two sessions a month on the 2nd and 4th Monday, with the second session a month…
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Monday, 10th October 2022 - Monday, 10th October 2022

Monday, 24th October 2022 - Monday, 24th October 2022

Monday, 14th November 2022 - Monday, 14th November 2022

Monday, 28th November 2022 - Monday, 28th November 2022

Monday, 12th December 2022 - Monday, 12th December 2022

Wild EducatorWild Home Educator Sessions @ Nene ParkWe are pleased to welcome back our home educators group although we have a few changes to meet current covid secure processes Here at Ferry Meadows we will be running outdoor learning sessions every month for home schooled children. Each session will have curriculum and nature focused activities,…
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Saturday, 22nd October 2022 - Sunday, 30th October 2022

Wednesday, 21st December 2022 - Tuesday, 3rd January 2023

Nene ParkHoliday Trail at Nene ParkComplete a trail around Ferry Meadows and claim a prize at the end! Collect a trail sheet from the Visitor Centre and then hunt for questions as you walk around Ferry Meadows. Return to the Visitor Centre to claim your prize. Available every day during the school holidays from 10am - 4:00pm.…
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Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Facilities for hearing impaired
  • Facilities for visually impaired
  • Wheelchairs available

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Catering

  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

Groups

  • Education/study area
  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Facilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitality

Parking

  • Parking with charge

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Gift shop
  • Postbox
  • Public toilets

Site Features

  • Welcome Host

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Accessible by Public Transport: NVR Ferry Meadows station is 0 miles away.

Awards

  • Other AwardsSelf-assessed Accessibility Information Self-assessed Accessibility Information 2020

Opening Times

* Ferry Meadows County Park is open all year around.
Some activities are seasonal - for details see our website or contact Nene Park Trust.
Car parks are open from 10am – 4pm. Times vary throughout the year so please see our website and on-site notices.

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